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Border-related events in San Diego

“Yappy Hour” fundraiser for the non-profit Tijuana Humane Society. Tuesday, Feb. 10, at the La Jolla Brewhouse from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. (dogs welcome). Sponsored by Friends of the Tijuana Humane Society. For more information, click here.

Violence Against Journalists: 2008 Report Presented by the Committee to Protect Journalists. Wednesday, Feb. 11, 9:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. at the University of California San Diego. Since 2000, 24 Mexican journalists have been killed; The Committee to Protect Journalists has been calling for tougher criminal penalties in such cases. Click here for more information from the Institute of the Americas.

Arturo Sarukhan, Ambassador of Mexico to the United States talks about “Mexico and the U.S.: Immigration, Security and Trade.” Thursday, Feb. 12, at 6:45 p.m. at the University of California San Diego. Cick here for more information from the Institute of the Americas.